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Mrs Carol Bartley
Mrs Carol Bartley
postal addressC404 Allerton Building.
telephone0161 295 2242
Key Memberships
Member of School: School of Health & Society
From August 2018 to present.
Member of School: School of Health Sciences
From March 2014 to August 2018.
Full Member of Research Centre: Centres for Health Sciences Research
From March 2014 to present.
From March 2014 to August 2015.
Profile Summary

I have worked at the University since 2012.  I have many years’ experience as a qualified occupational therapist working in a variety of  areas of healthcare.    My clinical experience involves working with people in a variety of settings most notably seating, posture and pressure management and wheelchair services.  I have also worked in  health and social care, assessing and providing major and minor adaptations and equipment for people with complex disabilities.  When time peremits I act as an expert witness to present opinion about facts of a case during legal proceedings  I have completed research in order to establish an evidence base for products in seating using qualitative an quantitative methods which was presented at the International Seating Symposium in Nashville USA.  I have  recently co led the re writing of the clinical seating guidelines for the Tissue Viability Society . This work received an award from the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Programme (EPUAP) I am currently undertaking research evaluating night time positioning equipment with eldelry residents in a nursing home.